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UNRIC Library Backgrounder: Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – Selected Online Resources


On 25 September 2015, a new set of global goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda was adopted. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.

SDGs with UN logo

Sustainable Development Goals
Full list with targets

Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (A/RES/70/1)

United Nations Sustainable Development Summit (New York, 25 – 27 September 2015)

Decade of Action

Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

United Nations SDG Action Campaign


Websites of UN Entities on the SDGs


Further information


Publications & Documents


9 July 2020
not an official document – for information only



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